Stories from the Indian Subcontinent
Stretching from the Hindu Kush to the coral reefs of the Indian Ocean, the “Subcontinent” is epic in size and infinite in variety.
Our storytellers have travelled extensively in the region, from trekking in Bhutan and Nepal, to taking part in the Holi Festival in India, to test-driving the best islands in the Maldives. Read to on to be inspired by stories from the Indian Subcontinent.
WHICH MALDIVES ISLAND IS PERFECT FOR YOU?
Lightfoot Travel Designer Jan lived in the Maldives. We asked her to suggest which tropical hideaways you should take your luggage to…
FLOWER MEN OF INDIA
Danish photographer Ken Hermann toured the Malik Ghat market in Kolkata to capture the flower sellers at work
PHOTOGRAPHER'S FAVOURITE SHOTS OF BHUTAN
Travel photographer Rosalynn Tay took a trip to the Himalayan country of Bhutan. She reveals the stories behind some of her favourite shots that she took when she was there.
WHAT MAKES BHUTAN THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH?
Photographer AJ Heath travelled to the wilds of Bhutan to find out what makes the citizens of Bhutan, the happiest people on Earth
MOST UNUSUAL PLACES TO SKI
Looking for somewhere quirkier to practise your powder eights? Then how about buying a lift ticket for one of these resorts
#FOLLOWMETO: OUR MOST ROMANTIC SHOTS
When Nataly clasped the hand of her photographer boyfriend to show him the next sight on their tour, little did they know that the shot would kick start the #FollowMeTo photo series that is now followed by 4.4 million people.
PHOTOGRAPHY CHARITY THAT'S CHANGING LIVES
Photographer Kate Gazaway realised that when she gave cameras to villagers they could join together to create a far more inspirational story
6 HOLIDAYS WHERE YOU GIVE BACK
Want to do something more useful on vacation than spend eight hours on a sunlounger? Take a look at these holidays that help give you back
ELEPHANT GUIDES OF NEPAL
Ariel Sophia Bardi takes a stroll through the jungle with some rather unusual guides